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I am using solaris 10 OS.Please help me out with the commands needed in below two scenarios.
1)How to delete the existing files in the tar file.
suppose i have a main tarfile named application.tar and it contains a file called ingres.tar.
what is the command to remove ingres.tar... (2 Replies)
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2. Shell Programming and Scripting
In my redhat 5 sysem , there are many files are generated to a directory, I would like to do the housekeeping as following , move the files elder than 90 days to a specific directory , then remove the the files elder than 180 days from this specific directory ,
I have a script to do it .
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3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I know that rm -i, asks a user before removing a file. What I need to accomplish is removing files from a different directory without switching to that directory. Example: I'm currently in directory dog and I want to remove all the files of a certain name in directory cat, but from within the dog... (5 Replies)
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How to remove the files along with its link files either hardlink or softlink? (1 Reply)
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I have two files and need to compare the two files and to remove the matching lines from both the files (4 Replies)
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6. Shell Programming and Scripting
How come I remove the range of file from update.0001* to update.0002* and not other files. (11 Replies)
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I wanna remove a set files other than some selected files.
a directory contains n files like
i wanna remove all files which doesnot name like *test*
I want to use this in shell... (22 Replies)
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8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have files with a date name ( 20060506 20060507 etc..) that i want to remove
because it keeps filling up the directory. Can someone please help me with a script to remove those date files. i would like to keep atleast 14 days worth from the current date. I hope i have explained it clearly and... (5 Replies)
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9. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
In Unix/Linux when u create a file starting with a - e.g.-file
then when u try to remove or rename it, it is not possible.
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10. Shell Programming and Scripting
How do i remove all the files that are present in the directory.. I know a way of doing this..that is by using *.* .. But my directory has executables or some files without extensions... So they are not getting deleted. What do i do to remove all of them?
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